Webinars & Presentations

The Silent Witness: A Survivor’s Story of Hiroshima

Consider the critical role of witness testimony for historical understanding through the short documentary, "The Silent Witness" and accompanying educators’ guide. Participants will preview the film produced by the Kunhardt Film Foundation, in which Tomiko Morimoto West at age 91 shares her experiences as a 13-year old girl in Hiroshima during and after the atomic bombing on August 6, 1945. The webinar will focus on instructional approaches and resources when screening Tomiko’s story with middle and high school students.